UPDATE: We Haven’t Stopped Mindmaps/Quiz/Synopsis

This is in response to many mails and comments where many are asking if we have stopped posting mindmaps/current events quiz/secure synopsis.  We have not stopped doing them. We have just temporarily stopped posting them owing to prelims factor. It’s high time everyone focus more on Prelims. Current events quiz, which helps in prelims will …

Insights into Editorial: Shift the reform debate to states

Insights into Editorial: Shift the reform debate to states Article Link 23 June 2016 Elections in India have become a continuous process and political parties with stakes in various states are constantly preparing for one election or the other. With the conclusion of five assembly elections earlier this year, political buzz around the next round …

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 23 June 2016

[Insights Secure – 2016] UPSC Mains Questions on Current Events: 23 June  2016 Archives – Secure 2016 Click on EACH question to post/read  answers. PRELIMS REVISION PROGRAM TIMETABLE (CLICK HERE) Prelims Revision Tests General Studies – 1; Topic:The Freedom Struggle – its various stages and important contributors /contributions from different parts of the country 1) How did national movement …

9) As an administrator, you might witness a subordinate – who is powerful despite his position – making baseless allegations against some of your colleagues or on you itself. He might embarrass your office by his unsubstantiated tirades against well meaning people. In your opinion, how such people should be treated by you? Justify.

Topic:Ethics in public administration; Emotional intelligence 9) As an administrator, you might witness a subordinate – who is powerful despite his position – making baseless allegations against some of your colleagues or on you itself. He might embarrass your office by his unsubstantiated tirades against well meaning people. In your opinion, how such people should …

7) “India needs to generate jobs that are formal and productive, provide bang-for-buck in terms of jobs created relative to investment, have the potential for broader social transformation, and can generate exports and growth.” In your opinion, which sector meets all these criteria to make it an excellent vehicle for an employment creation strategy? Discuss.

Topic: Employment;  Changes in industrial policy and their effects on industrial growth.   7) “India needs to generate jobs that are formal and productive, provide bang-for-buck in terms of jobs created relative to investment, have the potential for broader social transformation, and can generate exports and growth.” In your opinion, which sector meets all these criteria …

6) Thailand is said to be a good example of how a middle-income country can provide healthcare cover to its entire population in a relatively short period of time. Why and how should India emulate this model? Discuss.

Topic: Effect of policies and politics of developed and developing countries on India’s interests; Issues relating to development and management of Social Sector/Services relating to Health, 6) Thailand is said to be a good example of how a middle-income country can provide healthcare cover to its entire population  in a relatively short period of time. Why and …